1986 July Movies

Aliens (1986)

Aliens

  • 98%
  • R
  • 137 min
  • Action

Ripley (Sigourney Weaver), the sole survivor from the original ALIEN, is awakened after 57 years of drifting through space, her stories disbelieved by Company executives who tell her that the alien?s planet is now inhabited and colonized. When contact is suddenly lost with the colonists, Ripley returns to the planet with a squad of marines, an android (Lance Henriksen), and a Company executive (Paul Reiser) with a mission of his own. Once on the planet, no survivors can be found except for...

Maximum Overdrive (1986)

Maximum Overdrive

  • 17%
  • R
  • 97 min
  • Action

When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the killer machines ... or be killed by them.

Flight of the Navigator (1986)

Flight of the Navigator

  • 81%
  • PG
  • 90 min
  • Family

After a mystifying disappearance aboard a spectacular, futuristic spacecraft, David Freeman returns to earth possessing vast, undiscovered knowledge about the farthest reaches of the universe. With these sudden navigational powers, David is able to take the fantastic flying machine anywhere he desires.

The Great Mouse Detective (1986)

The Great Mouse Detective

  • 81%
  • G
  • 74 min
  • Animation

In Victorian London, England, a little mouse girl's toymaker father is abducted by a peg-legged bat. She enlists the aid of Basil of Baker Street, the rodent world's answer to Sherlock Holmes. The case expands as Basil uncovers the crime's link to a plot against the Crown itself.

Heartburn (1986)

Heartburn

  • 46%
  • 108 min
  • Comedy

Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living happily ever after until she discovers that Mark is having an affair while she is waddling around with a second pregnancy.

About Last Night (1986)

About Last Night

    • R
    • 113 min
    • Comedy

    Rob Lowe doesn't want to get serious. Demi Moore doesn't want to get used. Together they are an unforgettable couple in the sexy, contemporary comedy ABOUT LAST NIGHT. After drinks at a favourite Chicago hang out, Danny(LOWE) and Debbie (MOORE) head to Danny's place to indulge in the predictable singles quest - the one night stand.

    Vamp (1986)

    Vamp

      • R
      • 93 min
      • Comedy

      Two fraternity pledges go to a sleazy bar looking for strippers to entertain their college friends.

      Club Paradise (1986)

      Club Paradise

      • 11%
      • PG-13
      • 96 min
      • Comedy

      Injured while risking his life to save an angry German shepard, Chicago Firefighter Jack Moniker retires and moves to a small carribean island named St. Nicholas. There, he is befriended by the owner of a run-down resort, Ernest Reed. Greedy developers are schemeing to wrest Reed's coveted beach front property from him for non-payment of taxes. Jack comes to Ernest's rescue, and together they renovate and reopen the resort catering to affluent Americans. The film follows the zany exploits of...

      Cobra Mission (1986)

      Cobra Mission

        • Unrated
        • 90 min
        • Action

        Ten years after the end of the war in Vietnam, four ex-Marines decide to return to S.E. Asia to investigate reports of American POWs still being held there. These four include Roger, whose daughter's just been married, the unemployed James, Mark, who's quit his job at an Arizona roadside tavern, and Richard, recently a patient at a mental hospital. In the jungles of S.E. Asia they discover American POWs but also find out about a U.S. Government plot to keep this knowledge a secret. ...

        Echo Park (1986)

        Echo Park

        • 86%
        • R
        • 88 min
        • Comedy

        In the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, everyone is more than they initially seem. May waits tables, raises a son, Henry, and is an aspiring actress. She needs a roommate and takes in a pizza deliverer named Jonathan, an aspiring songwriter. In the adjoining flat is August, an Austrian body sculptor who appears in a deodorant commercial and dreams big dreams. May takes a job delivering singing telegrams as a stripper, Jonathan invites Henry to tag along with him on deliveries, August...

        Eye of the Tiger (1986)

        Eye of the Tiger

          • R
          • 92 min
          • Action

          Buck (Gary Busey) is a Vietnam vet, recently released from prison. He returns home to discover the town being terrorized by a vicious motorcycle gang. When the bikers murder his wife and traumatize his daughter, Buck and his friends arm themselves to the teeth and wage war against the gang to destroy them once and for all.

          Happy Ghost III (1986)

          Happy Ghost III

            • Unrated
            • 89 min
            • Comedy

            A young, unsuccessful singer, after committing suicide, is to be reincarnated, this time into a musical family. Her spirit must get to the hospital where her future mother is currently ready to give birth to her, so that she can enter the womb and be born. Unfortunately, she misses her appointed birth time, twice, due to the accidental intervention of a young man, Mr. Hong. At first she is angry and makes life hard for him, but eventually they fall in love, although she can't stay around...

            Haunted Honeymoon (1986)

            Haunted Honeymoon

            • 25%
            • PG
            • 82 min
            • Horror

            Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater wants to marry. For the marriage he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up among his eccentric relatives. His uncle decides that he needs to be cured from a neurotic speech defect and exaggerated bursts of fear: he gives him a shock therapy with palace ghosts.

            Heavenly Pursuits (1986)

            Heavenly Pursuits

              • PG-13
              • 90 min
              • Comedy

              Vic Mathews teaches a remedial class at the Blessed Edith Semple School in Scotland. Some at the school are trying to discover the two more miracles that would promote the late Edith Semple to sainthood; Mathews, a non-believer, wishes the school would concentrate on teaching the children. He becomes confused, however, when he is involved in possibly miraculous events himself!

              - Written by

              George S. Davis

              Mad Mission 4: You Never Die Twice (1986)

              Mad Mission 4: You Never Die Twice

                • Unrated
                • 86 min
                • Action

                Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers

                Malandro (1986)

                Malandro

                  • Unrated
                  • 105 min
                  • Documentary

                  In 1941, Brazilian government was aligned with Nazi movement, in spite of being against the popular desire. In Lapa (Rio de Janeiro), the rascal, pimp and smuggler Max Overseas explores the cabaret singer and prostitute Margot, the former mistress of the chief inspector Tigrão. When the daughter of the cabaret owner Otto Struedel, Ludmila Struedel, leaves her boarding school and returns to her family, she proposes Max to be her husband and partner in a legal importation company...

                  Malcolm (1986)

                  Malcolm

                    • PG
                    • 90 min
                    • Comedy

                    Malcolm is a 1986 Australian cult film, written by David Parker and directed by Nadia Tass. The film stars Colin Friels as the titular tram enthusiast who becomes involved with petty crime. The film won the 1986 Australian Film Institute Award for Best Film.

                    Nothing in Common (1986)

                    Nothing in Common

                    • 56%
                    • PG
                    • 118 min
                    • Comedy

                    On his way up the corporate ladder, David Basner confronts his greatest challenge: his father.

                    Nui ji za pai jun (1986)

                    Nui ji za pai jun

                      • Unrated
                      • 95 min
                      • Comedy

                      Frequent Jackie Chan cohort Mars stars as Sing, an ex-con who's supposed to dig up the buried loot of his three still-jailed buddies...but when he gets to it, he finds that the treasure chest is full of rocks! The other three are convinced that Sing stole the goods for himself, so Sing decides to hide out with his kick-butt cousin Kuen, played with athletic aplomb by kung-fu princess Kara Hui! But some insurance investigators (Carina Lau and Billy Lau) are also after the loot, and there's even...

                      Out of Bounds (1986)

                      Out of Bounds

                        • R
                        • 93 min
                        • Action

                        Farm boy Daryl Cage's parents ship him off to the big city to live with his brother, hoping he will have a better life there. After a baggage mixup at the airport, Daryl finds himself in possession of a drug cache, which a ruthless drug dealer wants back. The dealer murders Daryl's brother and the small town boy ends up all alone in the big city, being pursued by both the drug dealer and the police, who suspect him of the murder.